Smoky Mountain Rose: An Appalachian Cinderella by Alan SchroederSmoky Mountain Rose: An Appalachian Cinderella by Alan Schroeder

Smoky Mountain Rose: An Appalachian Cinderella

byAlan SchroederIllustratorBrad Sneed

Paperback | April 12, 2000

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I reckon ye heard o' Cinderella, but lemme tell you a story 'bout a sweet li'l thing named Rose? Set in the Appalachian Mountains and told in a lilting dialect that just begs to be read aloud, this is a unique and lively adaptation of the traditional Cinderella story. Complete with an enchanting protagonist, a glass slipper, and a fairy godmother who just happens to be a hog, Smoky Mountain Rose is a joy to read again and again.
Alan Schroeder, a lifelong admirer of Louis Armstrong, is the award-winning author of several picture books, including Lily and the Wooden Bowl, Minty, and Carolina Shout. His first book, Ragtime Tumpie, was chosen as an ALA Notable Book, a Booklist Children's Editors' Choice, and a Parents' Choice Award winner. He lives in Alameda, Ca...
Title:Smoky Mountain Rose: An Appalachian CinderellaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 11.06 × 8.38 × 0.15 inPublished:April 12, 2000Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0140566732

ISBN - 13:9780140566734

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


Editorial Reviews

"Begs to be told or read out loud for sheer enjoyment and for enrichment in folklore studies". -- Booklist